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BUY WITH CAUTION WHEN BUYING A CARAVAN


We have been advised from some of our clients: That OUR Retro Caravans Northland Ltd LoGo`s  &  OUR Custom Made Number Plate Surrounds we place on our caravans once refurbished are being STOLEN!!!!!!!!!! Either by Low Lifes that don’t like completion ! OR by some one who is back yarding do […]

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2nd hand windows from 60`s & 70`s


Windows in photos could be already sold so go by the following list====== These windows are used and in fair to reasonable condition. Some with glass, some crazed plexy and some no glass. I am listing the approximate sizes within 2-4 mm. measurements do NOT include the hinge at the […]

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I went to my Accountant :-(


I went to my Accountant the other day to hand over some files ! I was there with him for 7 minutes as I asked a few Questions. He was very HELPFUL !!! The next day I received an email from him attached was an INVOICE for $85.00 +gst !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! […]

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TOWING CARAVANS WITH W.O.F & NO BRAKES FITTED


This is becoming a real issue now that Retro Caravans are back hitting the roads. You can get your caravan road legal with rego and a WOF with out brakes being fitted if it weighs less than 2000kg. All very well if you have a truck to tow it; with […]

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BE INFORMED / WARNING, WARNING, WARNING


We have been talking to a few insurance companies re caravan insurance and Caravans with out brakes !!!!!!!!!! Most Retro Caravans over 10ft will weigh in over 600kgs ! Therefore your tow vehicle`s TOW BAR must be rated for more than your caravan weighs, for an un-braked caravan, if your caravan dose […]

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1947 NZ Built Burmuda caravan


1947 beautifully crafted NZ Christchurch Built Burmuda caravan. This van is a rearity and a 3 owner caravan from new now restored, keeping the original features including the original interior paint, upholstery, curtains and formica. The original Linolium is under the original carpet square which has been fitted for the caravan. […]

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